Police & Fire

Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2006

Juneau police, fire officials and state troopers reported:

Domestic violence:

• Police arrested a 44-year-old man on charges of assault and criminal mischief, both related to domestic violence, at 8:53 p.m. Tuesday in the Mendenhall Valley. They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center.

Theft:

• Gasoline valued at $20 was reported stolen at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of West 10th Street downtown.

Vehicle accidents:

• Police provided assistance to the driver of a Honda accord at 12:46 p.m. Tuesday after the car reportedly went into a ditch at inbound Egan Drive at Glacier Highway in the Jordan Creek area.

• At 1:09 p.m. Tuesday, a 1998 Ford Escort driven by an 18-year-old girl reportedly slid into a ditch on inbound Egan Drive near Vanderbilt Hill Road.

• At 1:16 p.m. Tuesday, a 1990 Jeep Cherokee driven by a 23-year-old woman reportedly went into a ditch at Egan Drive near Mendenhall Loop Road.

• Police cited a 23-year-old man on charges of careless driving and failure to carry insurance at 1:46 p.m. Tuesday at Egan Drive near Riverside Drive in the valley after an accident involving the 1992 Subaru he was driving. Also involved were a 2005 Ford truck, driven by a 43-year-old man, and a 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee, driven by a 56-year-old man. Damage was estimated at $4,000 to the Subaru, $3,000 to the Ford and $2,000 to the Jeep.

• At 3:25 p.m. Tuesday, a 1996 Ford Truck driven by a 36-year-old man reportedly struck a 1978 Chevrolet truck in the 3000 block of Douglas Highway. Damage was estimated at $500 to the Chevrolet. No damage was reported to the Ford.

• Police cited a woman, 22, on a charge of failure to exercise due care at 3:54 p.m. Tuesday after the 1998 Ford Explorer she was driving reportedly was totaled in a rollover accident on outbound Egan Drive near Sunny Point.

• At 5:08 p.m. Tuesday, a 48-year-old man who reportedly had been drinking but was determined not to have been legally intoxicated, was driving a 1996 Dodge truck that ran into a building in the 3000 block of Vintage Boulevard.

• At 5:35 p.m., a 1997 Toyota 4Runner slid into a ditch on inbound Egan Drive near Yandukin Drive.

• At 5:56 p.m. Tuesday, a 1992 Subaru driven by a 39-year-old man reportedly struck a 1990 Dodge truck driven by a 35-year-old man in the 3000 block of Douglas Highway. Damage was estimated at $2,000 to the Subaru. No damage was reported to the Dodge.

• At 6:07 p.m. Tuesday in the 4000 block of Douglas Highway, an accident was reported involving a 2001 Dodge driven by a 48-year-old man and a 1993 Ford driven by a 36-year-old man.

Hit and run:

• At 7:10 a.m. Wednesday, a 2003 Subaru was reported struck by an unknown vehicle in the 500 block of Fifth Street in Douglas.

Calls related to alcohol: 2.

Calls related to domestic violence: 1.



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